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Orange County Public Libraries

Orange County Public Libraries is a network of community libraries. We have 33 branches as well as an outlet in the Orangewood Children's Home to provide a variety of services to residents throughout Orange County. Some of the branches are operated within the jurisdiction of the county's 33 cities and some within the county's unincorporated area.

Contact Information:

Orange County Public Libraries
1501 E. St. Andrew Place
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Phone: (714) 566-3000
Email: library.admin@occr.ocgov.com

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Series Title : What it's Like to Go to War Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman, Lieutenant Alfred Serrato talks about his training and preparation for combat, discusses landing in a combat zone and seeing what war does to a soldier mentally and the physical injuries the men from his unit endured as well as how the experience affected his adjustment to civilian life dealing with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Pattaya, Thailand,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Vietnam, 1960s - early 1970s, californiapreservationservice, Vietnam War,...
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Series Title : What it's Like to Go to War Description : Radar man Earl W. McKeever discusses his duty on the USS California and going to war in the largest naval battle of WWII, the Battle of Leyte Gulf in the Philippines on October 23-26, 1944. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded March 2014 as part of California Reads, War Comes Home, a program of Cal Humanities in partnership with the California Center for the Book. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
Topics: californialightandsound, McKeever, Earl W., Philippines, 1944, californiapreservationservice, World...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Working as a Stewardess in San Francisco in the 1940s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift...
Topics: californialightandsound, Nelson, Edith, San Francisco (Calif.), 1940s,...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Joyce Farmer discusses Laguna Beach's origins as an art community and it's attraction as a celebrity retreat and its appeal to the counter culture in the 1970s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach, California, for OC Stories. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Becoming a counter spy for the FBI in 1950s Los Angeles. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Neuberger, Marion Miller, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Los Angeles...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Beryl Peterson remembers the famed Beverly Hills Bookstore, Hunter's Books on Rodeo Drive. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Woods City Hall. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peterson, Beryl, Beverly Hills (Calif.), californiapreservationservice,...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Story about a family homestead at 29 Palms during the early 1920s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Woods City Hall for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chesney-Algar, Pamela, 29 Palms (Calif.), Early 1920s,...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Ray Holloway on becoming a cowboy movie star. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Robin Bank shares her memories of growing up at El Morro Beach Trailer Park near Laguna Beach in the 1950s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded as San Clemente Library. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
Topics: californialightandsound, Bank, Robin, Laguna Beach (Calif.), 1950s, californiapreservationservice
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Series Title : OC Stories; California of the Past Description : James Tsutsui describes his life after confinement in the Santa Anita internment camp including his military service during World War II and his eventual reloation to Orange County Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
Topics: californialightandsound, Tsutsui, James, Orange County (Calif.), 1944 - 2000,...
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Additional Title : Horseback Riding, Rin Tin Tin, and Learning to Fly Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler remembers horseback riding, raising German Shepherd puppies descended from Rin Tin Tin, and learning to fly airplanes. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library, Laguna Hills, California. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chandler, Alice, Duncan, Lee, Rin-Tin-Tin (Dog), Orange (Calif.), Santa...
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Series Title : What it's Like to Go to War Description : Lieutenant Alfred Serrato recounts his last day in the field and coming home. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Pattaya, Thailand, in February 2014 as part of California Reads, War Comes Home, a program of Cal Humanities in partnership with the California Center for the Book. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Serrato, Alfred, californiapreservationservice, Vietnam War, 1961-1975
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Additional Title : Tits and Clits Description : Noted American cartoonist, Joyce Farmer discusses the creation and legacy of her (in collaboration with co-creater Lyn Chevli) notorious feminist underground comic book, "Tits and Clits" in 1970s Laguna Beach. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach, California. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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Description : Joyce Farmer discusses Feminism. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach, California, for OC Stories. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Irvine's first City Manager recalls creating the City of Irvine in the early 1970's. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Katie Wheeler Library, Irvine. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Woollett, Bill, Irvine (Calif.), 1970s, californiapreservationservice,...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler remembers eccentric traveling showman Gene Holter in the 1950s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library, Laguna Hills, California. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Holter, Gene, Chandler, Alice, californiapreservationservice
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler describes rodeo trick riding with Montie Montana in the 1960s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library, Laguna Hills, California, for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Montana, Montie, Chandler, Alice, californiapreservationservice, Rodeos
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato recalls a meeting with another council member who was considering closing a church due to the high level of "Mexicans" who were attending services.. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Pamela Chesney-Algar recalls her grandmother in the 1920s and during the 1933 Long Beach earthquake Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Note : Streaky and blurred due to several duplications. San Clemente program ends at 01:15:02. Second segment is for San Juan Capistrano library. The audio is sped up, faster than the video, as on tape. Description : Public opening dedications of OC Public Libraries’ San Clemente (1982) and San Juan Capistrano (1983) branches. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Clemente Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Landscape Architect for the Irvine Company (1960 - 1964), Al Treviño discusses the development of Newport Beach's Fashion Island and his reasons for leaving the Irvine Company. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Treviño, Al, Irvine Company, Irvine (Calif.), Newport Beach (Calif.),...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler recalls being deputized in 1949. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chandler, Alice, californiapreservationservice, Sheriffs
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : A Japanese-American Los Angeles resident's experiences during the outbreak of World War II and his forced relocation to an internment camp at Santa Anita racetrack. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
Topics: californialightandsound, TsuTsui, James, Los Angeles (Calif.), Arcadia (Calif.), Early 1940s,...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato recalls being raised in the city of Orange and later meeting the Orange Postmaster. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Serrato, Alfred, californiapreservationservice, Hispanic Americans
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Account of Aliso Beach grocery store and tent camp in the early 1900s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials...
Topics: californialightandsound, Turnbull, Karen Wilson, Laguna Beach (Calif.), 1910s - 1920s,...
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Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato discusses a turbulent meeting with Santa Ana Neighborhood Organization group. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Helen Lyon discusses her experiences teaching music for Los Angeles Unified School District. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
Topics: californialightandsound, Lyon, Helen, Los Angeles (Calif.), californiapreservationservice, Music...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Visiting and returning to California after serving as a nurse in World War II. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
Topics: californialightandsound, Birenbaum, Betti Handler, Los Angeles (Calif.), 1940s,...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Multiple world record holder, Woody Bowersock's passion for competitive swimming. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California, for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Bowersock, Woody, californiapreservationservice, Swimming
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Ray Holloway on becoming a Cowboy. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Al Treviño, former Landscape Architect for the Irvine Company, talks about becoming an architect and his education at U.C. Berkeley, his assignment as a medic in Fort Benning Georgia, and meeting world famous Architect Frank Gehry. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Treviño, Al (Landscape Architect--Irvine Company 1960-1964), San...
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Description : Al Treviño, former Landscape Architect for the Irvine Company (1960-1964) on becoming employed by the Irvine Company and the types of projects and work he did. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Hills for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Treviño, Al, Irvine Company, Irvine (Calif.), Early 1960s,...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Experiences at Santa Anita Japanese Internment Center durring World War II. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California, for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Tsutsui, James, Arcadia (Calif.), Early 1940s,...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Author and food critic Gustavo Arellano discusses the history of Mexican food and restaurants in California in general and Orange County in particular. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded as San Clemente Library. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Arellano, Gustavo, Orange County (Calif.), Mid - late 1900s,...
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Additional Title : Architecture Laguna Description : Series of talks from noted local architects filmed at Laguna Beach Library in 1983. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Architecture
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Ward Payne discusses childhood visits to and eventual retirement in Orange County. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
Topics: californialightandsound, Payne, Ward O., californiapreservationservice
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler remembers the a snowfall in Southern California, winter of 1949. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library, Laguna Hills, California. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chandler, Alice, californiapreservationservice
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Additional Title : A Tall Tale Series Title : OC Stories Description : Sighting a strange creature off the shores of Laguna Beach in the early 1950s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
Topics: californialightandsound, Turnbull, Karen Wilson, Laguna Beach (Calif.), 1950s,...
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Additional Title : Dan Duling (Scriptwriter 1981 - present) Series Title : OC Stories Description : Dan Duling, scriptwriter (1981 - present) on the origin and evolution of Laguna Beach's Pageant of the Masters tableaux vivants (living pictures) festival and how the Pageant became the world class event it is today. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach for OC Stories. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Laguna Beach Pageant of the Masters
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato discusses how community perception of Hispanic Americans has changed since the early 1980s. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Sam Tibiri recalls starting a dance band in the 1940s with Walter Botts, the model for the original Uncle Sam poster during WW I. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Public Library for California of the past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : 95 year old Olympic Gold Medalist in Track & Field, Evelyn Furtsch Ojeda, talks about the Los Angeles Olympics in 1932 and her experiences before and after. Additional Descriptive Notes : Filmed at Tustin Library. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Irvine Company president Ray Watson recalls planning the Irvine community. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Katie Wheeler Library, Irvine. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Watson, Raymond L., 1926-, Irvine Company, Irvine (Calif.), 1970s,...
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Jean Stenzel recalls her experiences during the 1933 Long Beach earthquake. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Stenzel, Jean, californiapreservationservice, Earthquakes
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Description : Interviewed as part of a Laguna Beach High School Civics Class assignment. Interviews were conducted under the direction of Michael P. Onorato, Director, Community Oral History Project. Series Title : Laguna Beach Oral History Project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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Series Title : What it's Like to Go to War Description : Lieutenant Alfred Serrato describes an experience when he reported to the North Vietnam border as an ICOR advisor. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Pattaya, Thailand, in February 2014 as part of California Reads, War Comes Home, a program of Cal Humanities in partnership with the California Center for the Book. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or...
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Note : Loud hum throughout as on original tape; subject is hard to hear at times. Description : Oral History interview conducted with Tom Morey, noted surfer and innovator of surfing technologies. Interview was conducted by Glenna Matthews and the project was sponsored by the Friends of Laguna Beach Library. Series Title : Laguna Beach Oral History Project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Note : Noise on tape. In part 2 hum begins about 5 min in and continues to end. Description : Oral history interview with David Young, noted Laguna Beach builder and civic leader and associate of Laguna Beach Festival of the Arts and Pageant of the Masters. Interview was conducted by Glenna Matthews and the project was sponsored by the Friends of Laguna Beach Library. Series Title : Laguna Beach Oral History Project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato discusses city police relations with the Santa Ana Hispanic community in 1979. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Santa Ana City Councilman (1979 - 1983) Al Serrato recalls an Orange County Democratic Party Chairman's refusal to support his candidacy for State Senate because of his Mexican-American heritage. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Former Branch Manager, Candace Haggard, shares her memories of planning, building, and opening the new library in San Clemente in 1982. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Joyce Farmer discusses public reaction to her underground feminist comic book, Tits & Clits. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach, California, for OC Stories. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction...
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Description : Oral history interview with Phyllis Sweeney, Laguna Beach's first female Mayor; nominated in 1972 and elected in 1974. Interview was conducted by Glenna Matthews and the project was sponsored by the Friends of Laguna Beach Library. Series Title : Laguna Beach Oral History Project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Series Title : California of the Past Description : Memories of family summer vacations spent at Sequoia National Park in the 1980s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Karen Wilson Turnbull shares her memories of Nellie Gail and Lewis Moulton at Laguna Beach in the 1950s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Orange County artist, Art Guevara on Pacific Symphony's, "OC, Can You Play?" project which placed 20 pianos designed by 20 local artists in public spaces throughout Orange County. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Account of the creation and evolution of Leisure World's (now Laguna Woods') library, which originated as a box of books housed in a small "snack shack." Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Woods, California, for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler remembers her mother and growing up in Orange County. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library, Laguna Hills, California, for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : History and formation of Los Amigos of Orange County recounted by former President, Amin David and his wife, Irene. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler's experiences as a movie extra during the shooting of Billy Wilder's "Spirit of St. Louis" at the Irvine Ranch. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Note : Some distortion and noise in parts 3 and 4 as on original recording. Description : Oral history interview with Arnold Philip Hano, American editor, novelist, and journalist. Interview was conducted by Glenna Matthews and the project was sponsored by the Friends of Laguna Beach Library. Series Title : Laguna Beach Oral History Project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : The creation of Santa Ana's "River of Tears" quilt - The River of Tears (Rio de Lagrimas) quilt was created in 1995 by Santa Ana families who were affected by firearm violence. It was created to complement a series of vigils held at homicide sites around the city. The project was coordinated by Los Amigos of Santa Ana as part of their mission to prevent violence in their community. The quilt is over 45 feet long and 4 feet wide. It contains 75...
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Note : Hiss on tape and speaker is far from mic, difficult to hear at times. Occasional plucking sound throughout, as on original tape. Description : Cassette is labelled, "La Porte", we believe this is the original tape from a transcript we have of on oral history conducting January 22, 1990 in which Laguna Beach resident Ruth La Porte is interviewed by Margaret Hefti Series Title : Laguna Beach Community Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Note : Part one has a loud hum and buzz from 00:22:43-00:28:57, as on original tape. Description : Oral history interview with lifelong Laguna Beach resident and noted lifeguard, Ed Hobart. Interviewed by Ben Frank as part of a Laguna Beach High School Civics Class assignment. Interviews were conducted under the direction of Michael P. Onorato, Director, Community Oral History Project. Series Title : Laguna Beach Community Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Laguna Beach Library....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Judge James O. Perez discusses his career as the first Hispanic American attorney and judge in Orange County. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Fullerton, California for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Karen Wilson Turnbull remembers Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, when the campus was newly opened in 1968. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition,...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Esther Lopez recalls teaching English to Irvine Ranch farm workers and supervisors in the 1970s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Katie Wheeler Library, Irvine. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Dan Duling, Pageant of the Masters Scriptwriter (1981 - present) on the Pageant's birth at the second annual Laguna Beach Festival of Arts in 1933 and the persistence of the Pageant's appeal over the last 80+ years. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Laguna Beach, California. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
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Series Title : Indigenous Voices of San Juan Capistrano: The Acjachemen (Juaneño) Indian Community Description : Maria Young (with her father, Richard Mendez) on her relationship to Cucumel in Chinigchinich, on inter-generational sharing of traditional songs, and on growing up attending tribal hall meetings. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded in Costa Mesa, California Source : 1 File of 1: mp4 Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. OC...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Alice Chandler discusses lenient airport regulations and some close calls while flying aircraft in Orange County in the 1950s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Donna Hobbs wishes OC Public Libraries a Happy 90th birthday and tells the story of moving to Laguna Hills in 1968 and using the library system as it grew over the years. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
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Additional Title : as told by Edith Nelson and Grandaughter, Lisa Pedral Series Title : California of the Past Description : Story of an Oakland based airline that flew humanitarian support around the world, 1946 - 1960. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Library for California of the Past. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Additional Title : or the Story of Sam's Shoes Series Title : OC Stories Description : Sam Tiberi establishes his San Clemente shoe repair business in the 1940s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at San Clemente Public Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Series Title : OC Stories Description : Robert Davis' experiences running Plasmachem in the early 1960s. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Laguna Hills Technology Branch Library for California of the Past. Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC Public Libraries. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Series Title : Indigenous Voices of San Juan Capistrano: The Acjachemen (Juaneño) Indian Community Description : Acjachemen (Juaneño) tribal member David Ativia on conducting genealogical research for the tribe and on the Acjachemen experience during and after San Juan Capistrano's Mission Period. Additional Descriptive Notes : Recorded at Blas Aguilar Adobe, San Juan Capistrano, California Source : 1 File of 1: mp4 Collection Guide : OC Stories Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by OC...
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